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How to Change Windows 7 Admin Password?

Can any guru expertise at pc help me with change Windows 7 login password for my admin account?

I forgot my Win 7 login Password. I hope to get access to my pc ASAP. I have not used my old PC for such a long time. Now I can only login as a standard account, so can’t change to administrator. Is there any way I can bypass the password? I don’t have a reset floppy.

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change Windows 7 password

It won’t let me logged in as admin to change password. When I log out, only my standard users come up. When I put it in safe mode, the admin and my standard user appears. It is pity that I have forgotten the admin password. I now can’t download any programs or tools to help me recover password! I have to solve this problem. Please help me!

Three methods are supported here for resetting Windows 7 password:

One, Windows 7 password reset with Windows system repair disc

1. Insert the System Repair disc in the DVD drive and restart the computer.
2. For just a few seconds, the screen displays Press any key to boot from CD or DVD. Press any key. Click Next.
3. When System Recover is finished searching for Windows installations, click Next.
4. Choose Use Recovery Tools That Can Help Fix Problems Starting Windows. Click Next.
5. Choose a Recovery Tool – Command Prompt: Open a command prompt window. Use this if you’re familiar with typing commands at a prompt.
6. After using any of these tools, click Restart. Click Shut Down if you’ve had enough for the time being.

Two: With your Windows 7 installation DVD to help remove Win 7 user password

Follow the steps below:
Step 1: Insert Windows 7 DVD, and boot from it > click Next
Step 2: click Repair your computer
Step 3: Select “Use recovery tools that can help fix problems starting Windows. Select an operating system to repair.” > and then click Next
Step 4: Click “Command Prompt” to open a command prompt window
Step 5: type this
copy c:\windows\system32\sethc.exe c:\
and hit Enter
Step 6: type this
copy c:\windows\system32\cmd.exe c:\windows\system32\sethc.exe
and hit Enter
Step 7: Close command prompt window > click Restart (boot from hard disk as usual)
Step 8: on the login screen, hit Shift key 5 times > a command prompt will open > then type this:
net user username newpassword
and the hit Enter > close command prompt window
Now you can login with your new password.
Step 9: You can restore the original sethc.exe file back by rebooting into Windows 7 installation DVD > Repair > open command prompt > and type this
copy c:\sethc.exe file to c:\windows\system32\sethc.exe
and then hit Enter

Three: Try the last but not the least method on password recovery for Windows 7 – with the help of Windows Password Recovery Tool to save your time and energy.

Step1. Get a Windows computer that may download something. Then download “Windows Password Recovery Tool” via its official site. Run the installation and launch it for the accessible pc.
Stpe2. Connect a prepared blank USB floppy disk when working with unlocked computer. Then click “Burn” to make your passwords reset disk.
Step3. After disk created, please insert the created password reset disk into the locked Windows 7 computer and set it booting from USB in BIOS setting.
Step4. Reset the locked Windows 7 password by typing “y” to ensure that unlocking the locked password quickly.

Which way of the above three will you choose to reset your Windows 7 password? For special instructions on how to reset Windows 7 password with Windows Password Recovery Tool, please watch video:

How to Reset Windows 7 Password?

Could someone help me reset Windows 7 password please?

I forgot my administrator password and I can’t download or do anything. I don’t know how to do it. So how would I be able to either change or reset my password for free and quickly? Will there have anything be good as long as it works and I can get my password back?

Last week, when I shut down my laptop, the Internet wasn’t really working and I turned it back on and it asked me to “log on to Windows”…. I do not know what the Windows password is at all.

It usually just asks me to log into administrator when I open it, and I know that password but it’s never asked me to log onto Windows and I tried every single password possible and none work. The laptop is a Dell Inspiron Windows 7 Ultimate.

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Well, if we create a Windows 7 password reset disk before we lost password or once we set the account to laptop, the disk will be useful for us now. Ways to create password reset disk:

Step 1. Insert a blank floppy disk into your computer driver.
Step 2. Open User Accounts by clicking the Start -> Control Panel -> User Accounts and Family Safety -> User Accounts -> Create a password reset disk.

Step 3. At the “Forgotten Password Wizard” window, click “Next”.

Step 4. Choose your inserted floppy drive from the list of available devices and click “Next”.

Step 5. Input your current password and click “Next”.

Step 6. Click “Next” when the wizard shows process was completed and click “Finish”.

Now a Windows 7 password reset disk is created.

If you own this Windows 7 user password reset disk, you can now pick it up to help you reset forgotten admin password.

While, if not, you may try the easiest and quickest way – use pro “Windows Password Recovery Tool”. Read detailed steps:

1. Logon one’s computer which you might download something. Download Windows Password Recovery Tool; Run the installation with several clicks so run it.
2. Burn a Windows 7 password reset disk by using a blank CD/DVD or USB memory. A USB memory will be better yet, if the locked Win 7 pc without the CD driver.
3. Connect the burned Win7 password reset disk with the locked Win 7 computer, Press DELETE, F1, F2, F10, F12 or Alt+S (the combined key comes to that screen may display a sentence while computer starts), then do BIOS setting for pc to boot from USB stick, restart pc and run software.
4. Reset any account you need to reset the unknown logon password, click “reset” button to operate password reset with several clicks.
5. Take out this Win 7 password reset disk, restart PC with account needed password reset.

Congratulations, you can successfully logon Windows 7 now. Password recovery for Windows 7 is also not hard for all of us!

Do you want to follow a video to do Windows 7 password reset? Watch it from:

I Forgot My Windows 7 Password, How to Gain Access?

I forgot admin password for my Windows 7 Ultimate laptop. I forgot my Windows 7 password- the UAC is for program changes that need authorization but I cannot log into windows. I have tried changing the password via command prompt but it isn’t working. There is prompt that “System 5 error- access denied”. I find this strange when I am the admin!! Any ideas why this is happening? I also can’t download any 3rd party programs. Anything else I can try? Or is there suggested command code to reset forgotten password?

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recover Windows 7 password

Many simple methods are available to opt for and have use of laptop computer again as before. Many of the methods are so simple, simple enough that also a new user can readily follow while they do not require any difficult recovery consoles or complicated commands. One can easily go through following steps and acquire new password while recovering windows.

UAC is already off while in Safe Mode. Furthermore, UAC has nothing to do with passwords and cannot be used to reset them.

Changing the computer’s password using CMD is quite easy and hardly takes a minute. It doesn’t only save time but you can apply some mischief applying this trick because when we change Win7 login password (more at here)using CMD, you don’t need to type the old password. The below are steps to change password with CMD:
Step 1: Click Start and then in the search box, type CMD.
Step 2: Right click on CMD and then select “Run as Administrator”. (You must run CMD as administrator or else it won’t work).
Step 3: Then enter the following commands in Command prompt (CMD).
Net user
Net user Computer name *
Then type the new password.
Again retype the same new password
Press enter key and you are done!

reset Windows 7 password

reset password Windows 7


Please note that:
• The Computer name is your computer name.
• The password that you will input will not be listed.
From the above methods, we know that there must need admin account to run CMD.

Also, we know that someone may do some mischief with CMD to change password. Now, the problem is how could we prevent someone from resetting Windows 7 password (Click to know more)? There are three methods:

1. Put the original sethc.exe file back
2. Don’t let people sit at your computer or laptop with a Windows DVD at hand…
3. Go to BIOS > change the boot sequence > HDD first > and then set a BIOS password, so not everyone can boot your computer from Windows 7 DVD.

Well, if all the above suggested solutions don’t work for us, the quickest way is to use pro app – Windows Password Recovery Tool. It has helped millions of Windows computer users to reset lost or forgotten login password on various Windows operation system, such as Windows 8/7/Vista/XP, Server 2008/2003, etc.

The Youtube video on how to remove Windows password will surely give you a hand: